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Gadgets: I Miss the Sony Watchman

Gadgets: I Miss the Sony Watchman

Illustration: Andrew Liszewski/GizmodoI MissI MissGizmodo staff fondly remembers the extinct gadgets of years past.A lifelong obsession with technology has left me with drawers full of gadgets, many of which I don’t even remember buying. But the very first? That memory remains crystal clear. It was a Sony, one of the company’s first truly pocket-friendly portable…

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Gadgets: This bento box-style case will store your tech and charge your gadgets

Gadgets: This bento box-style case will store your tech and charge your gadgets

Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. The BentoStack PowerHub 5000 includes three custom storage spaces for smaller accessories. Image: Fuction101 By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2020-06-25 09:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Save space while still having everything you need with the BentoStack…

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Gadgets: Even Image Sensors Are Getting a Subscription and That Sucks

Gadgets: Even Image Sensors Are Getting a Subscription and That Sucks

Photo: Michael Short (Getty)Subscriptions aren’t necessarily anything new when it comes to gadgets. If you’ve invested in a smart home, especially one with cameras, you’re probably familiar with the concept. But over the past two years, it’s become even clearer that companies are viewing subscriptions as the de facto future—and frankly, it sucks.Sony is the…

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Gadgets: All the Sensors in Your Smartphone, and How They Work

Gadgets: All the Sensors in Your Smartphone, and How They Work

Your smartphone is a remarkable feat of engineering. It’s half a dozen or more gadgets packed into a single slab, and many of its coolest feats are accomplished with a wide range of sensors—but what are they and what do they all actually do?How does your phone count your steps and replace your fitness tracker?…

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Gadgets: This bagel-shaped power strip could solve your travel charging woes

Gadgets: This bagel-shaped power strip could solve your travel charging woes

Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. The Mogics Power Bagel is small enough to fit in your pocket but still charge multiple devices. Image: Mogics By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2020-07-01 09:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Charge multiple devices with the Mogics…

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Gadgets: These underwater scooters will help you swim like a mermaid

Gadgets: These underwater scooters will help you swim like a mermaid

Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Equipped with dual powerful propellers, the Geneinno S2 Portable Sea Scooter is on sale for a limited time. Image: Geneinno By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2020-06-25 09:00:00 UTC TL;DR: Experience a different kind of water…

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Blockchain: How Resolving Accounting Issues Can Push Blockchain Closer To Mainstream Adoption

Blockchain: How Resolving Accounting Issues Can Push Blockchain Closer To Mainstream Adoption

Blockchain is the future of financial reporting, but several issues stand in the way of wider utilization and adoption. Getty A large part of the blockchain and cryptoasset conversation, at least in accounting and financial reporting circles, has been how blockchain is going to influence and change the reporting and disclosure process. Conferences, podcasts, and…

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